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TURKEY

SIVAS YILDIZ DAĞ I KAYAK MERKEZI

GUARANTEED SNOW THE POPULAR SIVAS YILDIZ DAĞI KAYAK MERKEZI SKI RESORT IN TURKEY TURNED TO THE SNOW EXPERTS FROM TECHNOALPIN FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A NEW SNOW-MAKING SYSTEM. SNOW-MAKING SYSTEM. October 2015 saw the work start on building a reservoir and enlarging the snow-making system. The new reservoir has a capacity of 50,000 m³ and is located at the height of 1,850 m. Six kilometers of cast iron pipes were laid between main pumping station PS100, pumping station PS200 and the reservoir in order to ensure an optimal water supply. There are also nine kilometers of pipes connecting the various pits on the ski slopes. An additional 95 concrete pits were constructed. The snow-making system was installed with 94x Rubis and one T40 fan gun. The equipment was integrated into the TechnoAlpin ATASSplus control system. The work will be completed in 2016.

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The project at a glance • 6 km of cast iron pipe • 9 km of steel pipe • Reservoir with a capacity of 50,000 m³ • Construction of 2 transformer stations, 1x 1250 kVA and 1x 1000 kVA • ES100 water extraction point (1430 m): 1x submerged pump, 3x high-pressure pump, 2x compressor • 1x T40 on 1.6 m tower with centralized air, Hydromat W3 in pit • 94x Rubis SR10 Evo, with YB valve in pit • 95x concrete pits • ATASSplus

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SnowExperts Magazine 01/2016 EN  

SnowExperts Magazine 01/2016 EN